Harley-Davidson targets Japanese car drivers with trikes, Bloomberg says Harley-Davidson is launching the three-wheel Tri Glide in Japan this month to meet the demand of four-wheel drivers who can't ride two-wheel motorcycles, according to Bloomberg, citing comments from the head of the company's Japan operations. Reference Link
Harley-Davidson management is too optimistic on a recovery, says Barclays Barclays analyst Felicia R. Hendrix believes Harley-Davidson's management is too optimistic near-term on a recovery. Hendrix said used bikes continues to outpace new sales, recent product launches have generated lower than expected "mindshare" among core customers. and competition is growing their presence. The analyst recommends stating on the sidelines until Harley-Davidson can demonstrate sustainable growth.